# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Baton Rouge (Lafayette Regional Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 55 miles / 88 kilometers / 48 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 63 miles / 102 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Baton Rouge.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

## How far is Baton Rouge from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Baton Rouge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 54.915 miles
• 88.376 kilometers
• 47.719 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 54.853 miles
• 88.277 kilometers
• 47.666 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Baton Rouge.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (73 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
55
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
55

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